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🏆 Third Rosenwald Trophy (1956)

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This was the third tournament of a series which was made possible through a philanthropic contribution by Lessing Julius Rosenwald. ... [more]

Player: Robert James Fischer

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Bisguier vs Fischer 1-0331956Third Rosenwald TrophyE78 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack, with Be2 and Nf3
2. A Turner vs Fischer 1-0501956Third Rosenwald TrophyE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
3. Fischer vs S Bernstein ½-½561956Third Rosenwald TrophyC70 Ruy Lopez
4. Feuerstein vs Fischer ½-½311956Third Rosenwald TrophyE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
5. Fischer vs Seidman 1-0391956Third Rosenwald TrophyA07 King's Indian Attack
6. Reshevsky vs Fischer 1-0311956Third Rosenwald TrophyE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
7. Fischer vs Mednis ½-½401956Third Rosenwald TrophyB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
8. D Byrne vs Fischer 0-1411956Third Rosenwald TrophyD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
9. Fischer vs M Pavey ½-½351956Third Rosenwald TrophyB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
10. Shainswit vs Fischer ½-½271956Third Rosenwald TrophyE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
11. Fischer vs E Hearst 0-1401956Third Rosenwald TrophyC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-13-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: From reading "End Game", by Brady, I never realize/knew that the <Game of the Century> was 'merely' a local tournament.
Jun-14-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  PhilFeeley: <WannaBe> Not only that, but one of his only two wins!
Jun-14-13  syracrophy: <PhilFeeley> And it's only this kind of extraordinary events that make this sort of tournaments worth remembering!
Sep-21-14  Mudphudder: Was this tournament played at the Marshall Chess Club, NYC?
Jan-27-15  Susan 707: I love the ending moves
Apr-09-16  Captain Hindsight: <1956: "America Peaked Back Then And We've Been In Decline Ever Since">

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-...

Nov-04-19  chessrookstwo: Was a classic game, booby style 👍
Nov-04-19  ughaibu: <Was a classic game, booby style>

As far as your one-liners go, this is easily the best, but which game are you referring to?

Nov-05-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: <WannaBe: From reading "End Game", by Brady, I never realize/knew that the <Game of the Century> was 'merely' a local tournament.>

In <Profile of a Prodigy>, Brady describes it (IIRC) as the unofficial U.S. championship, which looks about right when you see who was playing.

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